Blood & Granite II Walking Tour

Blood & Granite II

  • Date

    Tuesday 10 June 2014

  • venue

    General Admission

  • time

    7.30pm

  • age

    Adults, Teens

  • price

    Adults: £10, Concessions: £8

  • genre

    Walking Tour

Hidden Aberdeen presents

BLOOD & GRANITE II: THE CRIME & PUNISHMENT TOUR

10 JUNE – TUESDAY

It's the sequel! The Castlegate was the site of public executions of those who had committed foul deeds; learn more about the city's gory past as it dealt with its criminals; hear too about the witches burned at Heading Hill; Sir John Gordon, practically butchered to death by the local axe-man in the market square; and the creepy dealings of the Anatomists of Marischal College! Not for the faint-hearted!

 STORIES INCLUDE:

Aberdeen’s Frankenstein Doctors

Hangman Robbie Welsh

Poor John Booth

“Lookin’ Doon Marischal St.!”

Execution of Bonny John Gordon

Death At Dinner

Murdered Monk

Start time:   7.30pm

Start point:  Mercat Cross, Castlegate (nr La Lombarda)

End point:   Trinity Lane, the Green

Duration:     2 hrs


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